provisional remedy


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provisional remedy

n. a generic term for any temporary order of a court to protect a party from irreparable damage while a lawsuit or petition is pending. (See: interlocutory decree, temporary injunction)

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Said writ is a provisional remedy and thus remains pending the final outcome of the legal action instituted.
to grant a provisional remedy, Lemley and Volokh's article suggests
Based upon the ultimate conclusion that the seller had established all of the elements necessary to support the issuance of the preliminary injunction the seller sought, the court granted that provisional remedy.
According to this legal opinion, Pro-CADE requires a provisional remedy so that the company will maintain separate managements of the two companies until a final decision is made.
The Philippine government will study the possibility of asking the Netherlands-based Permanent Court of Arbitration to issue a provisional remedy to the ongoing construction activities of China in the West Philippine Sea as suggested by Supreme Court Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio.

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